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Contains:  Merope nebula, NGC 1435, Maia nebula, NGC 1432, The star Pleione (28Tau), The star Atlas (27Tau), The star ηTau, The star Merope (23Tau), The star Sterope I (21Tau), The star Taygeta (19Tau), The star 18Tau, The star Electra (17Tau), The star Celaeno (16Tau)
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M45 - Pleiades, 


            Niels Wilkening
M45 - Pleiades

M45 - Pleiades

Technical card

Imaging telescope or lens:Teleskop-Service Newton 8" f/4

Imaging camera:Canon EOS 350D / Digital Rebel XT



Resolution: 600x442

Dates:Oct. 1, 2011

Frames: 20x75"

Integration: 0.4 hours

Avg. Moon age: 4.62 days

Avg. Moon phase: 22.28% job: 83809

RA center: 56.659 degrees

DEC center: 24.170 degrees

Pixel scale: 8.197 arcsec/pixel

Orientation: 27.658 degrees

Field radius: 0.821 degrees

Locations: Emberger Alm (ITT), Greifenburg, Austria



Niels Wilkening
License: None (All rights reserved)

Sky plot

Sky plot


M45 - Pleiades, 


            Niels Wilkening